[Ads-l] Antedating of "Teriyaki"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Sun Sep 6 18:22:20 UTC 2015


teriyaki (OED 1962)

1958 _Japan Times_ 28 Nov. 8/8 (Japan Times Archives)  A "Yakitori" eatery serves what we commonly call chicken teriyaki or liver teriyaki, in other words, broiled pieces of meat, alternated with pieces of onions speared on small skewers.

Fred Shapiro

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